David Frum Accuses New York Times And Reuters Of Faking Gaza Hospital Photos [Updated]

By: Wednesday July 30, 2014 9:39 am

Faked photo leads NYT story today http://t.co/x08PRt4epG — David Frum (@davidfrum) July 24, 2014 Former George W. Bush speech writer and current Senior Editor at The Atlantic David Frum has leveled a severe accusation at both the New York Times and Reuters – that they created “fake photos” of Palestinians suffering in Gaza. The author [...]

Israel Increases Attacks On Gaza: Knocking Out Power Plant, Expanding Target List

By: Wednesday July 30, 2014 5:37 am

BREAKING PHOTO: Gaza earlier today after more than 30 rockets fired into Israel today. Via Mohammed Saber pic.twitter.com/GINC8TOGtl — PzFeed Top News (@PzFeed) July 29, 2014 Despite international outcry over civilian casualties, Israel escalated its strikes on Gaza yesterday. One of the strikes knocked out an electric power plant in Gaza that started a large [...]

Questions Surround Edited NBC Report On Al-Shifa Hospital Bombing

By: Tuesday July 29, 2014 5:20 am

Our own cameras and pictures of the attack on the complex @GileadIni @JoshBlockDC @nbc @AviMayer @IDFSpokesperson — Ayman Mohyeldin (@AymanM) July 28, 2014 Something strange happened yesterday. NBC News reported that Israel bombed Al Shifa hospital located in the Gaza Strip only to later pull back the report based on statements from the Israeli military.¬†Ayman [...]

David Gregory Caught Using Unverified Israeli Propaganda Video To Smear UN

By: Monday July 28, 2014 5:33 am

Tim Russert spins one more time in his grave. In yet another embarrassing moment for Meet The Press, David Gregory was caught using Israeli government video claiming to show rockets being fired from a UN school with no verification, only to have to to walk back the claim later in the show. Gregory accusingly introduced [...]

Israel Kills 15 At UN School As Protests Rock West Bank

By: Friday July 25, 2014 5:33 am

While Israel continually congratulates itself for sometimes texting Palestinian families to evacuate their homes before blowing them up, the IDF is also striking the places those families are evacuating to. Yesterday 15 people were killed and dozens wounded at a UN school in Gaza after Israel struck the facility. UN personnel were among the casualties [...]

US Only Country To Vote No On UN Resolution Against Killing Civilians In Gaza

By: Thursday July 24, 2014 5:31 am

L.1 adopted w 29 votes for, 1 against and 17 abst, establishes #commissionofinquiry on current #humanrights in OPT. pic.twitter.com/00F5QoMSP2 — HRC SECRETARIAT (@UN_HRC) July 23, 2014 American exceptionalism strikes again. This time it manifested itself as the US being the only country on the United Nations Human Rights Council to vote against investigating the killing [...]

Israeli Reservists Refusing To Fight In Operation Protective Edge Start Petition Drive

By: Wednesday July 23, 2014 8:05 am

"We are more than 50 Israelis who were once soldiers and now declare our refusal to be part of the reserves. We… http://t.co/flGObXFoo5 — Yesh Gvul (@Yesh_Gvul) July 23, 2014 Not every Israeli is on board with participating in the carnage in Gaza or the supporting operations necessary for it to continue. Some Israel Reservists [...]

Wall Street Journal Runs Op-Ed Claiming All Palestinians Are Worthy Of Death

By: Tuesday July 22, 2014 9:37 am

While it is no secret that American mainstream media coverage is heavily biased in favor of Israel, rarely does the establishment media side with those advocating the genocide of the Palestinians. And yet, the Wall Street Journal decided to run an op-ed written by Thane Rosenbaum which claims all those in Gaza have lost their [...]

UN Says Iran Completed Process Of Eliminating Enriched Uranium

By: Tuesday July 22, 2014 5:24 am

Only a few short months ago the permanent war crowd were calling for air strikes on Iran, today the UN nuclear agency says that Iran has made all of the enriched uranium that could be used to make nuclear weapons into more harmless forms. That’s right, feel free to exhale and relax from the resolution [...]

Israel Invades Gaza Strip

By: Friday July 18, 2014 6:58 am

After a merciless air assault on the civilian population of Gaza, Israel has invaded with troops. The soldiers are on a seek and destroy mission targeting Hamas’ rocket launching infrastructure with a special emphasis on tunnels that an IDF spokesman claimed were being used to infiltrate Israel. The IDF also took to Twitter to say [...]

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